Revolt in Portugal when Alfonso VI is banished by his brother

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Historical Context Note

Revolt breaks out in Portugal when Alfonso VI is banished to the Azores by his brother, Pedro, who had acted as Regent during the King's illness.
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Editors. "Revolt in Portugal when Alfonso VI is banished by his brother". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 01 April 2011
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